Colorado National Monument Association

A nonprofit organization

Colorado National Monument Association is the official nonprofit partner of Colorado National Monument. Our support is achieved through memberships, operating the bookstore in the visitor center, raising funds through individual gifts, business support, government and private grant funds and events.


"Very friendly and helpful staff" -M.W.
"Great experience at the CNM! Thank you for offering the visitor center/museum and for the care of all those working there." -J.B.
"Ranger and association staff were very friendly, enthusiastic and accommodating." -G.M.
"VERY welcoming greeting! Gave a hint about seeing the big horn sheep!! She was AWESOME!! TX" -G.R.


The Colorado National Monument Association provides financial support to Colorado National Monument through a variety of community engagements and sales from our bookstore. This support fosters knowledge, passion, and dedication to enable stewardship and preservation of Colorado National Monument.

Background Statement

The Colorado National Monument Association was originally established in July of 1964 as part of the Colorado-Black Canyon of the Gunnison Nature Association. In October of 1964 the Colorado National Monument Association was established as its own entity to solely support Colorado National Monument.

Organization Data


Organization name

Colorado National Monument Association

other names


Year Established


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Organization Size

Medium Organization


1750 Rim Rock Drive
Fruita, CO 81521

Service areas

Mesa County, CO, US


970-858-3617 307

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